The mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. Consistent with the vision of our founder Danny Thomas, no child is denied treatment based on race, religion or a family's ability to pay.
Our vision is to be the world leader in advancing the treatment and prevention of catastrophic diseases in children. This vision will be pursued by providing outstanding patient care; by conducting basic, translational and clinical research designed to elucidate biological mechanisms, understand disease pathogenesis, improve diagnosis, enhance treatment outcome, prevent diseases and minimize adverse consequences of treatment; and by educating health care and scientific research professionals. Through these efforts we seek to cure and enhance the quality of life for an increasing proportion of children who come to us for treatment, and by expanding and sharing knowledge, to advance treatment of children with catastrophic diseases worldwide, while developing strategies to prevent catastrophic diseases in children.
The goal of each home is to maintain an environment that will offer each child a chance to develop into a confident young adult with a high degree of self-sufficiency, exemplary work ethic, a strong ethical base with a clear understanding of right and wrong, a team player mentality, and a biblical understanding of sin and forgiveness. In addition, they will receive instruction in social skills, proper etiquette, and appropriate physical hygiene.
If you prefer to mail your donation, make your check payable to the charity above that you chose to support and send it to the following address. PLEASE DO NOT SEND CASH IN THE MAIL!
Running with Amanda
903 Southhaven Ave.
Cabot, AR 72023
*Please do not make your check payable to Running with Amanda. Instead, choose from St. Jude, Arkansas Children's Hospital, or Soaring Wings. Send them to us and we will record them and send them on to the individual charity. We will not keep a dime of your donations, but want to accurately account for all donations given in Amanda's name.
Thank you so much!
2012 Fundraising Totals
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital $3,500.00 Arkansas Children's Hospital $2,500.00 Soaring Wings Christian Home & Ranch $1,500.00 Total $7,500.00
2011 Fundraising Totals
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital $2,476.10 Arkansas Children's Hospital $1,206.27 Soaring Wings Christian Home & Ranch $1,203.11 Total $4,886.48
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